Meride

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Meride
Camino Spinirolo near Meride village
Camino Spinirolo near Meride village
Coat of arms of Meride
Coat of arms
Location of Meride
Meride is located in Switzerland
Meride
Meride
Meride is located in Canton of Ticino
Meride
Meride
Coordinates: 45°53′N 8°56′E / 45.883°N 8.933°E / 45.883; 8.933Coordinates: 45°53′N 8°56′E / 45.883°N 8.933°E / 45.883; 8.933
CountrySwitzerland
CantonTicino
DistrictMendrisio
Area
 • Total7.5 km2 (2.9 sq mi)
Elevation
583 m (1,913 ft)
Population
 (Dec 2011)
 • Total314
 • Density42/km2 (110/sq mi)
Postal code
6866
SFOS number5255
Surrounded byArzo, Besano (IT-VA), Brusino Arsizio, Porto Ceresio (IT-VA), Riva San Vitale, Saltrio (IT-VA), Tremona, Viggiù (IT-VA)
Websitewww.meride.ch
SFSO statistics

Meride is a former municipality of the district Mendrisio in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland. On 14 April 2013 the former municipalities of Besazio, Ligornetto and Meride merged into the municipality of Mendrisio.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz published by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (German) accessed 2 January 2013

Other websites[change | change source]

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